foghorn


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Synonyms for foghorn

a loud low warning signal that can be heard by fogbound ships

a warning device consisting of a horn that generates a loud low tone

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Now this here Dick crows with pleasure whenever the President stomps around and cackles in anger every time Trillanes does his own stomping in the Senate, but now he's an Angry Bird who wants his colleague to be punished for (borrowing the style of Foghorn Leghorn for a moment, 'Demeanin', I say, this here noooble institution of the Seh-nut.
Situated on top of the cliff, the foghorn house experiences extreme weather; and after being buffeted by wind, rain and salt, the building is in need of repair.
American roots music is a diverse and never-ending well of inspiration, and Foghorn Stringband continually and obsessively draws from old-time, bluegrass, classic country, and Cajun music traditions in an ongoing quest to present a broad span of American historical music with an unparalleled youthful energy, joy, and virtuosity.
FogHorn Systems, a pioneer in the development of software for fog computing applications with outstanding expertise in this field, has attracted the interest of various companies that are promoting IoT.
Foghorn Stringband includes founding members Stephen "Sammy" Lind and Caleb Klauder, along with powerhouse vocalists Reeb Willms and Nadine Landry.
They have a leader, Peter Foghorn, better known as "Robot"; it is he who establishes some pattern in the lives of these men and women living on the rough edges of society.
The York County Coast Star reports that mariners needing foghorn assistance must now request it electronically by radio when coming in to port.
But after becoming embroiled in the row between her foghorn daughters Bianca and Sonia and collapsing, a nurse at the hospital reveals that Carol's suffering an infection.
The competition stems from a quarterly Midlands Improv Smackdown, held at the Old Joint Stock since early 2012 and hosted by the theatre's resident Improv Group, Foghorn Improv.
I therefore confidently predict that the biggest and most famous chicken I know, Foghorn Leghorn, will be named Rovers boss in time for him to make some serious signings before the transfer window closes - his 'Boy, I say, I say there boy' spiel should prove a big hit in transfer negotiations.
immediately, very soon, perhaps next March, is like a foghorn calling
He said: "The lighthouse keepers are all gone and now the foghorn too.
Look out for frump-headed foghorn Susan Boyle belting out the Asda jingle at a shareholder shindig near you.
Following the refurbishment of La Corbiere lighthouse seven years ago, the Jersey Harbour Authority installed Calorex DH30 wall-hung dehumidifiers to be installed on each of the three floors of the building and in the room containing the compressed air foghorn.
Imagine a foghorn blasting, a chain saw buzzing, a diesel truck downshifting on a slanted grade or a garbage disposal gurgling.